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  • MAG and HS2 see high speed link to the North as key for a connected, global Britain

    Charlie Cornish, CEO of Manchester Airports Group (MAG), met on Friday with HS2 Ltd CEO, Mark Thurston, at Manchester Airport to discuss progress on the development of the line to Manchester and the proposed station at Manchester...

    • Posted August 12, 2019
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  • Manchester Airport CEO comments on proposed links between Leeds and Manchester

    Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised a faster rail route between Leeds and Manchester, claiming the benefits would be “colossal”. In a speech in Manchester he gave his backing to the trans-Pennine transport link to “turbo-charge the...

    • Posted July 28, 2019
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  • Highways England issues driver advice for expected heatwave

    Following a Met Office prediction of a heatwave across much of the UK this week, Highways England is offering advice to drivers on how to prepare. Forecasts show temperatures are expected to continue to climb, and could...

    • Posted July 24, 2019
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  • Cheshire East to reimburse incorrect parking charges

    Cheshire East Council will reimburse those who have incorrectly received penalty charge notices in some free car parks. An error has been identified during the a recent consultation to increase parking charges, which has seen 675 penalty...

    • Posted July 5, 2019
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  • Cheshire East continues to plan for a greener future with HS2

    Cheshire East Council is planning ahead for the arrival of HS2 and considering how an enhanced service and future development may affect the local environment. As part of the preparations, a planning framework, called an area action...

    • Posted May 25, 2019
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  • Major M62 upgrade to speed up journeys enters latest phase

    A major project to provide quicker and more reliable journeys for drivers on the M62 near Warrington will enter its latest phase early next month. Contractors for Highways England are nearing the completion of a new concrete...

    • Posted May 20, 2019
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  • MP comments on HS2 proposals

    Tatton MP Esther McVey is urging Government to listen to a local geologist who says routing HS2 through an area of current and historical salt mining is not safe. Ms McVey, who opposes the high speed rail...

    • Posted April 12, 2019
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  • Biggest ever upgrade of M6 in Cheshire fully open

    Highways England has completed a £265 million project to add extra lanes and new technology to a 19-mile stretch of the motorway between Crewe and Knutsford – the most significant change since the M6 first opened in...

    • Posted March 25, 2019
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  • Cheshire East invites public to comment on HS2 consultation

    Cheshire East Council is nearing the end of its six-week consultation on the type of development that could be seen around Crewe railway station following the arrival of HS2, and is urging the public to have their...

    • Posted March 22, 2019
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  • Cheshire railway line reopens following work

    The railway line between Manchester Piccadilly and Crewe will reopen to trains this weekend after four weekends of work to replace a road bridge over the West Coast main line. Network Rail has safely removed the concrete...

    • Posted March 2, 2019
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